Dunki movie will soon be ready to hit the theaters in December 2023 and through this Shah Rukh Khan is working with director Rajkumar Hirani for the first time.
Rajkumar is known for his excellent direction and has made super hit movies like Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006), 3 Idiots (2009), Pk (2014), Sanju (2018), and more.
The title of this film was announced with a very interesting video, in which after praising Hirani’s movies, SRK was asking him for a new movie to work and Then Hirani told yes there is a script full of comedy, romance, and emotions.
In this romantic and comedy movie, Taapsee Pannu will be seen in the role of the lead actress along with King Khan, while Boman Irani will also be seen in an important role.
Taapsee was earlier seen in the horror movie Blurr (2022) while Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan movie created several records at the box office and the 2nd action movie Jawan is also set to hit the theaters in June.
Other stars cast Chris Kaye as the Police Captain, Satish Shah as the Teacher, Attila Arpa as the Manager, and Jeremy Wheeler as the Judge.
The director of this most awaited movie, Rajkumar Hirani has written the story together with Kanika Dhillon, and Abhijat Joshi.
Dunky is produced by SRK’s wife Gauri Khan under the banner of Red Chillies Entertainment also supported by Jio Studios and Rajkumar Hirani Films. Gauri has produced Darlings (2022), Dilwale (2015), Om Shanti Om (2007), and Happy New Year (2014). She is also producing the upcoming Bollywood action Jawan (2023).
Release Date Theater and OTT
The filmmakers have confirmed the release date of the movie on 19th April 2022 at 4:35 PM and very excitedly tweeted that we are very happy to work with Shahrukh for the first time and be ready for Christmas.
Now you can save the date of 22 December 2023.
.@iamsrk, Aakhir humne ek saath movie banane ka decision le hi liya 😄 Extremely thrilled to announce #Dunki, coming to you next Christmas! Release in cinemas on 22.12.23https://t.co/zb8463stsi @taapsee @gaurikhan @RedChilliesEnt @RHFilmsOfficial
— Rajkumar Hirani (@RajkumarHirani) April 19, 2022
Talking about the OTT platform, Netflix and Jio Cinema have bought Dunki’s digital rights for 150 crores. The film will be available to watch on these two popular online streaming services during Holi in 2024
Taapsee said in an interview that the story of this movie is better than Rajkumar Hirani’s other movies.
According to media reports, the work of the movie is almost complete and its shooting has been done in different cities in India and Saudi Arabia. The editing work of the film is currently underway and the makers are going to reveal the first teaser on April 2023.
Q. In which OTT platform will Dunki be released?
A. Dunki will release 60 days after its theatrical release on Netflix and Jio Cinema.